Feb 24, 2013 6:30pm EST
the cake. most importantly we have the real deal in the house. we have baltimore winner erin weber who joins us now. look at this, 9 pounds with this. so, you are hosting your first ever oscar party. why did you decide to do that? >> so, okay. over the past two years since the oscars. i have been in africa filming documentaries. this year my scheduled worked auto i wasn't. i thought, i will host an oscar party now. and next year another oscar party. we'll see. >> there glitches and glammer in baltimore. >> not everybody gets to walk down the red carpet at the los angeles theater. it doesn't hurt to feel like a movie star for one night, does it? >> not at all, it is my first, perhaps my last time walking on the red carpet. this is your first party, but you might create a sculpture -- scholarship in coming years. >> i got a scallalthat paid for my first camera and a scholarship helps with every student in college. i would like to give back. it is has been years since i graduated it is time to give back. >> reporter: awesome, we're going to be partying with you here tonight. now, let'
Feb 23, 2013 8:00pm PST
francisco guillen, erin johnson, tina jewett and james jewett were all arrested and face several drug related charges including running drug house. canine units also found drugs hidden in someof the residents' cars. and the search of a motel room also recovered crystal meth. coming up on the kron 4 news at 8. anti gun protestors rally in palo alto.what they want off the streets, for good. >> legendary rapper mc hammer arrested at a dublin mall. what he says about the incident on twitter. >> and the east coast braces for another massive snowstorm. details on that. and more.next. >> gun control advocates gathered in palo alto saturday morning. they 're looking to capitalize on momentum that's been created for legislative action in the wake of the tragedy of sandy hook elementary school in connecticut. congresswoman jackie spear of san mateo echoed president obama's state of the union call for a vote inshe felt confident a vote. at least on background checks. could pass. >> we are going to have to rise up organically in communities across this country, telling the congress of the united
Feb 24, 2013 11:00am EST
. my name is erin, a first-year student in a grad school. you deliberately, intentionally went to saudi arabia to immerse yourself in a culture, something not many of us will have an opportunity to do. my question for you is what if anything is saudi arabia doing in the realm of public diplomacy to help westerners better understand that? >> that's a good question. what is saudi arabia doing in the realm of public diplomacy i think they are doing a few tourist visas, but not match. and i don't know. it may exist some kind of student exchanges. i know the u.s. rings saudi students here on the state department tours. and i met a young man they are who actually had a very conservative, who confess to beating his brother in the 80s and he was a sharia law graduate and came on a legal tour of the u.s. and it completely changed his mind. he said it was the first time i ever knew that a woman could have her head uncovered and not be a whore. they have so many misconceptions of us. my first dinner at the enon's family was very tense. he had his mother, his wife and six sisters. they basica